A season which started with so much promise ended with a whimper as Rice shut down the Air Force offense in the second half winning the Armed Forces Bowl. This marks the first year since 2005 in which the Falcons have lost to Army, Navy, lost the bowl game, and as a result had a losing season. Here is a look back at what went wrong in Fort Worth.
The Air Force men's basketball team will soon enter conference play, which brings about a series of contests against familiar opponents with well-scouted styles. Wednesday night's game against Richmond offers the Falcons a final opportunity to play a unique team and, in the process, learn something about tactics and execution at both ends of the floor.